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captioning funded by cbs it's wednesday, may 4th, 2016. this is the "cbs morning news." big news in the race for the white house. ted cruz drops out and clears the way for donald trump after getting trounced in indiana. question is, will republicans rally around their presumptive presidential nominee. >> bernie sanders surges ahead s. it enough to beat hillary clinton in the democratic nomination? we had basically two minutes to get home, grab our stuff, and we had to leave. >> tens of thousands of canadians forced to flee
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homes as a raging wildfire burns out of control. and a salad bar scare throughout parts of michigan as a man is caught on camera spraying poison on open food bars. good morning from the studio 57 newsroom at cbs news headquarters here in new york. good to be with you. i'm anne-marie green. ted cruz has dropped out of the race for the republican presidential nomination after getting walloped by donald trump in the indiana primary. it was a last gasp for cruz. trump's easy win in indiana all but clinches the gop nomination. and it clears the way for a potential november faceoff with the democratic front-runner, hillary clinton. though clinton narrowly lost to bernie sanders in indiana, she maintain a sizable lead in delegates needed to win the nomination. hena daniels is here in new york. good morning. >> reporter: good morning. the 2016 presidential contenders
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remaining nominating contest including donald trump who is now only focusing on hillary clinton following last night's primary. while ted cruz ended his campaign, john kasich insists he isn't going anywhere. meanwhile, democrat bernie sanders is also vowing to press on after pulling off an upset win over front-runner hillary clinton. ♪ >> reporter: donald trump is turning his sights to hillary clinton and the general election, something he made clear moments after his big victory in indiana last night. >> she will not be a great president. she will not be a good president. she will be a poor president. >> reporter: following the win, the head of the republican national committee, reince priebus, hailed trump as the party's presumptive nominee. trump's likely nomination became even more apparent following ted cruz's surprising exit from the race. >> we gave it everything we've got, but the voters chose another path. >> reporter: despite trailing
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trump by nearly 900 delegates, john kasich remains defiant. yesterday, the ohio governor released a statement saying in part, "our strategy has been and continues to be one that involves winning the nomination at an open convention." after upsetting hillary clinton in indiana, democrat bernie sanders is also refusing to back down. >> i think the objective evidence is that i am the strongest candidate to prevent trump from becoming president. >> reporter: the vermont senator still trails far behind clinton in delegates. brushing off indiana, the former secretary of state sought to fund-raise off a november match-up with trump. she tweeted supporters saying, "chip in now if you agree we can't let him become president." today, hillary clinton will speak at the asian pacific congressional institute vip reception. bernie sanders will rally in lexington, kentucky. john kasich does a press gaggle at dulles airport, then has a full day of "finance events" in maryland and virginia
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nebraska and west virginia hold m prima-- their primary on may . exit polls show trump won the support of most republican supporters who are angry about how the federal government is working. of indiana republican voters who say they are angry about government, 66% voted for trump. among all gop voters, three quarters say they would support trump in november. democrats are largely satisfied with either hillary clinton or bernie sanders. only 55% of indiana democratic voters say clinton is honest and trustworthy. but 65% of indiana democrats who voted for bernie sanders say that they'll vote for hillary clinton if she'll the nominee. coming up on "cbs this morning," we'll discuss the race for the white house with republican national committee chairman reince priebus. this morning an entire canadian city has been forced to flee their homes under the threat of a massive and
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raging in ft. mcmurray, alberta, 270 miles north of edmonton. unusually hot temperatures and whipping winds are fanning the flames, with huge plumes of thick, dark smoke hanging over the province. luckily, there have been no reports of injuries. fire officials are working to estimate the number of homes destroyed. 80,000 people have been told to evacuate without knowing what ey'll find when they return. >> i'm terrified. i'm very scared. i'm very nervous. i don't know if i'll have a home to come back to. i have my dog and family. that's all i need. >> cell phone video taken from the evacuation route shows just how intense the flames are, inching closer and closer to the roadway. alberta's premier called it the biggest evacuation in the history of the province. the navy s.e.a.l. who was killed in iraq on tuesday has been identified. charlie keating was serving as a military
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killed during an isis attack. keating was the grandson of charles keating jr., the financeer sent to prison for his role in the 1980s savings and loan scandal. charlie keating was a high school track star in phoenix. his track coach said the terrorist attacks on 9/11 drove keeping to serve his country. >> we got back to practice and found out 9/11 had happened. at that point, a bunch of my boys decided they wanted to work for their country and do thing for the country, charlie being one of those, and some other boys in the same team went to the service after that event. >> keating was 31 years old and was the third u.s. serviceman killed in iraq since the summer of 2014. a man suspected of contaminating food at grocery stores in michigan is under arrest. the fbi says the suspect sprayed liquid containing mice poison, hand cleaner, and water on produce at three ann arbor grocery stores including whole foods. the extent of the
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is not known. tips from the public led to his arrest. >> what if he's been doing it for weeks or months or years, and we're just suddenly -- suddenly someone saw him, and it makes you think about everything you buy all the time. >> the fbi says the suspect has been seen in several ann arbor area grocery stores in the last few months. officials say they do not expect anyone to get seriously ill. teachers in detroit are returning to work today. the teachers union called for an end to the two-day sickout after they received assurances that union members would get paid through the summer. about 45,000 students missed classes in the past two days. president obama travels to flight, michigan, today where he'll be briefed on that city's water crisis. he'll meet with governor rick snyder. last week snyder said he wasn't sure if he'd have time to meet with the president. the president will also speak to flint residents. investigators are trying to determine why a small plane broke up in
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island. also three people on board were killed when the plane went down yesterday. the single-engine plane was flying from south carolina to connecticut. new research indicates that the nation's third leading cause of death isn't a disease at all. it is -- or a condition, rather. kenneth craig explains. >> reporter: a new study suggests that medical errors are now the third leading cause of death in the united states behind heart disease and cancer. >> the impact on patients is significant. >> reporter: dr. martin mccarey says it leads to 250,000 deaths a year. >> by medical error we're talking about medication dosing airsors and preventable complications. >> reporter: they say most medical errors aren't due to bad doctors, they say systemwide failures are responsible. doctors urge patients be
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care. ask about any medication prescribed for you and any alternative treatment options. read up on complications, and get a second opinion. >> doctors have been delivering ways to deliver care more safely. they're up against tremendous barriers. >> reporter: obstacles include underfunded research and lack of hospital resources. kenneth craig, cbs news, new york. coming up on the "cbs morning news," the investigation into the death of prince. a report says the singer was struggling with an addiction to opioids. and rewriting history. questions surrounding the iconic iwo jima photo. s. and i'm doing just fine. claritin provides 24-hour relief of symptoms that can be triggered by over 200 allergens. yeah, over 200 allergens! with claritin my allergies don't come between me and victory. live claritin clear. thursday through sunday and take an extra 20% off with your friends & family savings pass! that's on top of already great
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cuba. one cuban designer says his nation could become a fashion leader if the u.s. would end its trade embargo. there are new clues in the investigation into prince's death, and an arrest in the kidnapping and death of a navajo girl. those are some of the headlines on the "morning newsstand." the albuquerque journal" reports the killing of an 11-year-old gi girl. she and her brother were kidnapped from the reservation in new mexico. her brother escaped or was released. the "star tribune,"" reports that prince died a day before meeting with an addiction doctor in california. an attorney says the doctor was supposed to help prince kick his addiction to painkillers. the doctor's son arrived ahead of his father and called 911 when prince was found unresponsive last month. "the atlanta journal constitution" reports
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to carry concealed guns on campus. nathan deal said it was questionable to claim the plan would make campuses safer. supporters plan to lobby for a similar bill next year. "the new york times" report the sentencing of a once-powerful politician for corruption. 72-year-old sheldon silver was ordered yesterday to serve 12 years in prison. the former assembly speaker controlled nearly every piece of state legislation for the last two decades. "usa today" reports that a soldier in an iconic world war ii photo may have been misidentified. the marine corps is rechecking the names of those pictured. the photo shows the raising of the deflategate -- flag on iowa jima after it was recaptured from japan in 1945. the "washington post" reports plans for the first monument for the struggle for gay rights. president obama is expected to designate part of greenwich village next month. it includes the stonewall
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mcdonald's popular french fries are getting a new flavor -- garlic. four san francisco restaurants are testing adding garlic to fries. the fries are tossed in a pure yayed mix of garlic, olive oil, parmesan cheese, parsley, and a pinch of salt. if it's successful, it could spread to 250 mcdonald's restaurants in creatively this summer. not gonna lie. that sounds delicious. on the "moneywatch," a record airbag value about to expand. and a 10-year-old kid hack into instagram. nick w-- jill wagner with more. good morning, investors looked overseas and didn't like what they saw. renewed concerns about economic growth in europe and china sent stocks here lower. the dow lost 140 points. the s&p finished 18 points lower. the nasdaq dropped 54 points. as e
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japanese airbag manufacturer takata is expected to announce it's recalling another 35 to 40 million airbags. that would more than double what's already the largest recall in u.s. history. so far, some 24 million vehicles in this country have been recalled because of defective the expanded recall involves all frontal airbags without a drying agent. at least 11 people have been killed by those defective airbags. last month, u.s. consumers bought over 1.5 million cars and trucks. that is the best april for auto sales ever. auto sales rose 3.6% last month, pushing strong sales of trucks and suvs. with the relatively lower price of gas, those bigger vehicles like suvs and trucks are hot sellers. that could lead to some discounts on smaller cars. a new poll find half the teenagers questioned say they're addicted to their
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the poll conducted by common sense media found 27% of parents feel the same way. nearly 80% of teens say they check their phones hourly. 72% say they feel the need to immediately respond to texts and social networking messages. and a 10-year-old from finland successfully hacked into instagram. he was taking part in the facebook bug bounty. he won $10,000 for uncovering the bugs which let him delete any comment on the photo-sharing app. facebook says the bug has been fibbed. facebook has handed out more than $4 million to researchers who discovered flaws in its programs. anne-marie, 10-years-old. >> when i was 10, all i was doing was hacking off my barbie doll's hair. that's the hacking i was doing, with child-safe scissors no doubt. >> it's a different time. >> incredible. >> a different species kids these days. >> jill wagner at the new york stock exchange, thank you very much, jill. coming up,
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here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the country. ♪ michelle obama tries her hand at acting to boost a very real cause. she appeared last night on "ncis." >> special agent gibbs. i've been briefed overing you've done for ann's family. from what i've heard, you've gone above and beyond. >> it's my job. >> ncis and joining forces, their
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can't thank you enough. >> ann, we should be thanking you. i mean, we know the sacrifices our military families are making, and it doesn't go unnoticed. nor do the sacrifices -- >> the cbs drama gave the first lady a chance to promote joining forces, her campaign to support service members and their families. senator john mccain's son is lashing out on social media about racism. navy lieutenant jack mccain taunted those who criticized an old navy ad featuring an interracial couple. he posted photos of himself and his wife renee, an air force reserve officer who is black. mccain said such a discussion coming up in 2016 is disheartening. the rolling stones, paul mccartney, and bob dylan are performing at desert trip, a three-day concert to n california this summer. the who and neil young are also booked for the big event. it's being cupped
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cruz drops out following last night's indiana primary. now the presidential contenders turn to the rest of the
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>> a bus hijack. a driver stabbed and a pedestrian struck and killed. now we are waiting to learn when the man accused of the crime will be in court. >> we are tracking more showers that could impact the morning commute today. another yellow alert day. here is allyson rae with the first look at the forecast. >> yellow alert today, tomorrow and most likely friday. things will be on and off throughout the next few days. temperatures are on the cool side this morning. we are in the 50s. 54 for gaithersburg. even across the area. mainly dry as you get out the door right now. that won't be the case in a few hours. farther south, a few light showers through parts of new land and top pohan neck -- top pohan neck high temperatures are taking a dive. that will be the story for
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low to mid-60s today. yesterday in the 70s. cooler tomorrow. larry, over to you. >> allyson, thank you. we have parts of i-270 closed between 109 and 121 for an accident. maryland state police say it appears that a car collided with a small charter bus around 1:40 this morning. traffic is being detoured off at 109. it is expected to reopen in the next 15 to 20 minutes and we will give you a live look the next time we see you. marc brunswick will run. they have stopped in silver springs while they cleaned up the freight train derailment. there could be some delays but due to heavier than normal freight train congestion on the shared tracks. happening today, president obama is set to visit flint michigan. >> he will meet with the people reeling from that city's water crisis and the governor
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expected to ask for more federal support. the governor blamed state regulators and environmental protection agency for the water. thousands were exposed to dangerous lead levels after the state switched the water supply in order to save money. we know the name of the navy seal killed in iraq. charles keating died in an isis attack. he was 31 years old and attended the naval academy in annapolis. >> his grandfather was charles coating junior, the financier who went to prison for his role in the savings and loan failure in the 1980s. a town has been evacuated because of a raging wildfire. ash is raining down on the town of fort mcmurray. high temperatures and strong winds are spreading the flames so fast that tense of thousands had no warning. they had to get out. one main highway is in and out of the city and the flames jumpha
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is going on. the news at 4:30 starts right now. right now at 4:30 in the words of allyson, here we go again. we can't seem to catch a break. when the first alert weather team says more showers could fall where you live. i'm andrea roane. >> here we go with the rain gear again. i'm mike hydeck. another yellow alert day. allyson, take it away. >> that's right. another yellow alert day but no severe weather for us. we did see stronger storms. farther south you go the better chance. that's what happened. today maybe a rumble of thunder later on this afternoon. we are at 56. winds out of the east- northeast. that will keep us on the
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spotty showers through maryland, sprinkled on 95. it will be unsettled today. not much on satellite and radar but an area of moisture will pop up this afternoon and stick with us on and off throughout the day. count on temperatures staying well below average. keep a hold of the umbrella. i will be back with your extended forecast. no injuries associated with a crash on the southbound side of i-270. this is a vehicle versus a small charter bus about 1:40 this morning. the if you are traveling from areas like frederick southbound to the capital beltway, you will get detoured off at 109 then you can hop back on to the capital beltway. live look at how it's shaping up. this could wrap up in the next 10 to 15 minutes. we will wash out for that. much more coming up on the 9s. over to you. will the suspect in a deadly b

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